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Parameters and universals, Richard S. Kayne

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Parameters and universals
Title
Parameters and universals
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Richard S. Kayne
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This is a collection of previously published essays on comparative syntax by the distinguished linguist Richard Kayne. The papers cover issues of comparative syntax as they are applied to French, Italian, and other Romance languages and dialects, together forming a strongly cohesive set that will be valuable to both scholars and students
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Kayne, Richard S
Dewey number
415
Index
index present
LC call number
P291
LC item number
.K36 2000eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Oxford studies in comparative syntax
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  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Principles and parameters (Linguistics)
  • Linguistic universals
  • Romance languages
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Linguistic universals
  • Principles and parameters (Linguistics)
  • Romance languages
  • Vergelijkende taalwetenschap
  • Syntaxis
  • Principles and parameters (taalkunde)
  • Taaluniversalia
  • Grammaire générale et raisonée
  • Gramática comparada
  • Sintaxe
Label
Parameters and universals, Richard S. Kayne
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 327-355) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • I. Romance; 1. Microparametric Syntax: Some Introductory Remarks; 2. Past Participle Agreement in French and Italian; 2.1 Problems; 2.2 Locality; 2.3 Solutions; 2.4 Subjects; 2.5 Conclusion; 3. Facets of Romance Past Participle Agreement; 3.1 A unified theory; 3.2 Expletives; 3.3 ECM; 3.4 Wh- vs. clitics; 3.5 Postverbal NPs; 3.6 Aux-to-comp; 3.7 Conclusion; 4. Null Subjects and Clitic Climbing; 4.1 Clitic climbing; 4.2 Constraints on Clitic Climbing; 4.3 French vs. Italian; 5. Romance Clitics, Verb Movement, and PRO; 5.1 Romance clitics; 5.2 PRO
  • 6. Italian Negative Infinitival Imperatives and Clitic Climbing6.1 Infinitives in negative imperatives; 6.2 Clitic climbing; 6.3 Licensing of the empty modal; 6.4 Overt modals in negative imperatives; 6.5 Conclusion; 7. Toward a Modular Theory of Auxiliary Selection; 7.1 Possessive constructions; 7.2 Auxiliary + past participle; 7.3 Conclusion; 8. Person Morphemes and Reflexives in Italian, French, and Related Languages; 8.1 m- and t-; 8.2 s-; 9. A Note on Clitic Doubling in French; 9.1 Cardinaletti and Starke (1994); 9.2 Clitic doubling in French; 9.3 Proposal; 9.4 Gapping; 9.5 Subjects
  • 9.6 More gapping9.7 Modified pronouns; 9.8 Quantifiers; 9.9 Quantifiers with covert nonclitic pronouns; 9.10 More on the third-person restriction on covert nonclitic pronouns; 9.11 An extension to covert subjects; 9.12 Soi; 9.13 Conclusion; II. English; 10. Notes on English Agreement; 10.1 -s as a number affix; 10.2 Verb agreement with a wh-phrase; 10.3 Raised auxiliaries are below C; 10.4 English vs. French; 10.5 Negation and emphasis as heads; 10.6 Zero suffixes; 10.7 Contraction; 10.8 *Amn't; 11. Agreement and Verb Morphology in Three Varieties of English
  • 11.1 English has inflection for number but not for person11.2 Num is contentful or expletive; 11.3 Extracted elements may adjoin to NumP; 11.4 Analysis; 12. The English Complementizer of; III. Universals; 13. Overt versus Covert Movement; 13.1 Negation; 13.2 Only; 13.3 Other elements related to only and negation; 13.4 Conclusion; 14. Prepositional Complementizers as Attractors; 14.1 The nominal character of French and Italian infinitives; 14.2 French and Italian infinitives do not occupy DP positions; 14.3 Attraction to deldi; 14.4 The preposition restriction; 14.5 The subject restriction
  • 14.6 Topicalization, dislocation, and extraposition14.7 English to: similarities; 14.8 English to: differences; 14.9 English to: negation; 14.10 Conclusion; 15. A Note on Prepositions, Complementizers, and Word Order Universals; 15.1 Prepositional complementizers; 15.2 of; 15.3 Extraposition; 15.4 Word order universals; 15.5 Further word order universals; 15.6 Conclusion; 15.7 Epilogue; References; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; X; Y; Z
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71794693
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1 online resource (xiv, 369 pages).
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online
Isbn
9780195102369
Lccn
99038013
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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  • c
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not applicable
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)71794693
Label
Parameters and universals, Richard S. Kayne
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 327-355) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • I. Romance; 1. Microparametric Syntax: Some Introductory Remarks; 2. Past Participle Agreement in French and Italian; 2.1 Problems; 2.2 Locality; 2.3 Solutions; 2.4 Subjects; 2.5 Conclusion; 3. Facets of Romance Past Participle Agreement; 3.1 A unified theory; 3.2 Expletives; 3.3 ECM; 3.4 Wh- vs. clitics; 3.5 Postverbal NPs; 3.6 Aux-to-comp; 3.7 Conclusion; 4. Null Subjects and Clitic Climbing; 4.1 Clitic climbing; 4.2 Constraints on Clitic Climbing; 4.3 French vs. Italian; 5. Romance Clitics, Verb Movement, and PRO; 5.1 Romance clitics; 5.2 PRO
  • 6. Italian Negative Infinitival Imperatives and Clitic Climbing6.1 Infinitives in negative imperatives; 6.2 Clitic climbing; 6.3 Licensing of the empty modal; 6.4 Overt modals in negative imperatives; 6.5 Conclusion; 7. Toward a Modular Theory of Auxiliary Selection; 7.1 Possessive constructions; 7.2 Auxiliary + past participle; 7.3 Conclusion; 8. Person Morphemes and Reflexives in Italian, French, and Related Languages; 8.1 m- and t-; 8.2 s-; 9. A Note on Clitic Doubling in French; 9.1 Cardinaletti and Starke (1994); 9.2 Clitic doubling in French; 9.3 Proposal; 9.4 Gapping; 9.5 Subjects
  • 9.6 More gapping9.7 Modified pronouns; 9.8 Quantifiers; 9.9 Quantifiers with covert nonclitic pronouns; 9.10 More on the third-person restriction on covert nonclitic pronouns; 9.11 An extension to covert subjects; 9.12 Soi; 9.13 Conclusion; II. English; 10. Notes on English Agreement; 10.1 -s as a number affix; 10.2 Verb agreement with a wh-phrase; 10.3 Raised auxiliaries are below C; 10.4 English vs. French; 10.5 Negation and emphasis as heads; 10.6 Zero suffixes; 10.7 Contraction; 10.8 *Amn't; 11. Agreement and Verb Morphology in Three Varieties of English
  • 11.1 English has inflection for number but not for person11.2 Num is contentful or expletive; 11.3 Extracted elements may adjoin to NumP; 11.4 Analysis; 12. The English Complementizer of; III. Universals; 13. Overt versus Covert Movement; 13.1 Negation; 13.2 Only; 13.3 Other elements related to only and negation; 13.4 Conclusion; 14. Prepositional Complementizers as Attractors; 14.1 The nominal character of French and Italian infinitives; 14.2 French and Italian infinitives do not occupy DP positions; 14.3 Attraction to deldi; 14.4 The preposition restriction; 14.5 The subject restriction
  • 14.6 Topicalization, dislocation, and extraposition14.7 English to: similarities; 14.8 English to: differences; 14.9 English to: negation; 14.10 Conclusion; 15. A Note on Prepositions, Complementizers, and Word Order Universals; 15.1 Prepositional complementizers; 15.2 of; 15.3 Extraposition; 15.4 Word order universals; 15.5 Further word order universals; 15.6 Conclusion; 15.7 Epilogue; References; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; X; Y; Z
Control code
71794693
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 369 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195102369
Lccn
99038013
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)71794693

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